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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Burĝonis roz-arbedo

Representative Text

1. Burĝonis roz-arbedo el delikata sin'
laŭ olda kant-heredo, Jiŝaj la origin';
ekĝermis ĉarma flor'
dum frosta vintro-tempo
je noktomeza hor'.

2. El virgulin' beata, mirinda roz-arbed',
elvenis flor' benata laŭ diro de profet'.
Laŭ sankta Di-ordon'
ŝi naskis infaneton
por nia sav' kaj bon'.

3. Kaj ĉi floreto belas, amindas per parfum';
la nokton ĝi forpelas per sia brila lum',
nin helpas el mizer',
el pek' kaj morto savas;
Li, hom' kaj Di' en ver'.

Source: TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #54

Translator: Guido Holz

Guido Holz in the Esperanto Wikipedia. Go to person page >

Alterer: Kloster Kirchberg

Kloster Kirchberg is a pseudonym for the collaborative editorial work performed by the committee that produced ADORU: Ekumena Diserva Libro, the 2001 ecumenical Esperanto hymnal and service book. The members of the committee were Adolf Burkhardt, a German Lutheran pastor, and two Roman Catholic priests, Albrecht Kronenberger and Bernhard Eichkorn. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Burĝonis roz-arbedo
German Title: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen
Translator: Guido Holz (1986)
Alterer: Kloster Kirchberg (2000)
Source: AB (= ADORU #223)
Language: Esperanto

Tune

ES IST EIN ROS (5556553)

First published with the text in the Cologne Gesangbuch of 1599 (see above), ES IST EIN ROS is a rounded bar form tune (AABA). The tune has characteristics of a Renaissance madrigal; it invites performance by an unaccompanied choir so that all the fine part writing and subtle rhythms can be clearly…

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TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #54

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